Introduction to Modern Geometry (Math 426)
Spring 2004, Penn State
T TH 9:45-11:00 Sackett 118
T TH 11:10-12:30
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Introduction to the study of curves and surfaces in Euclidean 3-space.
Real analysis (integrals, derivatives, stokes theorem), and basic topology (compactness).
by Manfredo P. do Carmo, second edition, and
A Comprehensive Introduction to Differential Geometry, Volume 1
by Michael Spivak, third edition.
The grade is based mainly on weekly homework assignment, a midterm, and a final exam.